Commit 8083013f authored by Michael S. Tsirkin's avatar Michael S. Tsirkin Committed by Ralf Baechle

ld-version: Fix it on Fedora

On Fedora 23, ld --version outputs:
GNU ld version 2.25-15.fc23

But fails to parse this, so e.g.  mips build fails to
enable VDSO, printing a warning that binutils >= 2.24 is required.

To fix, teach ld-version to parse this format.
Signed-off-by: default avatarMichael S. Tsirkin <>
Cc: Michal Marek <>
Patchwork: default avatarRalf Baechle <>
parent d5ece1cb
......@@ -2,6 +2,8 @@
# extract linker version number from stdin and turn into single number
gsub(".*)", "");
gsub(".*version ", "");
gsub("-.*", "");
split($1,a, ".");
print a[1]*100000000 + a[2]*1000000 + a[3]*10000 + a[4]*100 + a[5];
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